The Secretariat handles the day-to-day business and administration of the Commission and implements its decisions (monitoring and evaluation of projects, editing reports and publications, producing and publishing the periodical on women's issues, organizing events). It maintains contact and exchanges information with government agencies and institutions, with women's and human rights organizations and with researchers.

The FCWI secretariat acts as a contact point for the media and the general public.

The Secretariat team:

Elisabeth Keller Diploma in political science / Diploma of Advanced Studies in Law
Head of the FCWI (65% post)

Claudia Weilenmann lic.phil. I
Research Assistant (35% post)

Nadia Schuwey
Administrative Assistant (50% post)

Eva Granwehr Master of Arts in Political Science and
Gender Studies, Research Intern since 01.09.2018 (80% post)


Further information


Office hours
Monday – Thursday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm


Office hours